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Brother arrested for murder

EASTERN CAPE – Msobomvu police arrested a 24-year old man for alleged murder of his sister aged 28. It is alleged that the deceased was a disabled person and she was staying with another woman who was employed to look after her. The guardian left the 28-year old woman to buy airtime. The 28-year old […]

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Winelands Cluster: Successes

WESTERN CAPE – The Winelands Cluster Crime Prevention Units held various operations within the cluster on 02 June 2020. As a result of effective team work, various suspects were arrested for the illegal possession of firearms and ammunition and dealing in drugs. In Paarl East, stop- and- searches were conducted and a 20 year old […]

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Anti-Corruption Task Team arrest senior police officers and company owners and directors

PRETORIA – During a predawn operation this morning eight (8) members, a former Lieutenant General of the South African Police Service and six private citizens were arrested on Warrants of Arrest issued on multiple charges including Fraud, Corruption, Theft and Money Laundering. The National Commissioner of Police, General Khehla John Sitole established a Special Anti-Corruption […]

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Police seek community assistance

EASTERN CAPE – A 63-year-old man was shot and killed at his home at Mission locality Mqekezweni A/A in Bityi last night at about 20h30. It is alleged that the deceased and his wife heard gunshots outside and afterwards they noticed bullets entering through the window of their room. Afterwards two unknown gunmen kicked the […]

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Walmer police arrest house robbery suspects

EASTERN CAPE – Getting to know the community you serve is important for any police officer especially when law abiding citizens are targeted by criminal elements within the community. On Wednesday, 03 June 2020 SAPS Walmer Crime Prevention members arrested two suspects allegedly involved in two house robbery cases during the early hours of the […]